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Cambridge, Mass. – March 2, 2009 – Harmonix and MTV Games announced today the addition of fourteen tracks to the Rock Band® Music Store catalog of downloadable content for Wii™ home videogame console from Nintendo, including tracks from electric blues artists Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble as well as alternative bands Jimmy Eat World and No Doubt.

All ten tracks from Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble’s debut album Texas Flood (1983) will be made available in the Wii Rock Band Music Store. Tracks include the popular studio cuts of “Pride and Joy,” “Texas Flood” and “Rude Mood,”as well as “Love Struck Baby,” “Tell Me,” “Testify,” “Mary Had a Little Lamb,” “Dirty Pool,” “I’m Cryin” and “Lenny.”

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New Play Control! Mario Power Tennis Info Video
New Play Control! Pikmin Info Video
Super Smash Bros. Brawl – Tutorial 3
Sonic and the Black Knight Gawain Video
MySims Party Info Video
Trivial Pursuit Info Video
Family & Friends Party Info Video
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars Info Video
House of the Dead – Developer Video 4
MadWorld Sports Video 2
Deadly Creatures Developer’s Voice 4
Henry Hatsworth Info Video
Digest Video

Demos (Expire 3/8)

Personal Trainer: Cooking Lasagna Demo
MLB 2K9 Fantasy All-Stars
Avalon Code
Imagine Ice Champions

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– 800 Wii Points
– 7 stages
– 3 modes – Story, challenge, time attack
– 2 players can play

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– 1 KILLZONE 2 GUERRILLA GAMES SONY COMPUTER ENT. SONY COMPUTER ENT.
– 2 HALO WARS ENSEMBLE STUDIOS MICROSOFT MICROSOFT
1 3 STREET FIGHTER IV CAPCOM CAPCOM CAPCOM
2 4 WII FIT NINTENDO NINTENDO NINTENDO
11 5 PROFESSOR LAYTON AND THE CURIOUS VILLAGE LEVEL 5 NINTENDO NINTENDO
7 6 SEGA MEGA DRIVE ULTIMATE COLLECTION BACKBONE SEGA SEGA
5 7 FIFA 09 EA CANADA EA SPORTS ELECTRONIC ARTS
6 8 CALL OF DUTY: WORLD AT WAR TREYARCH ACTIVISION ACTIVISION BLIZZARD
4 9 BEN 10: ALIEN FORCE MONKEY BAR GAMES D3P D3P
8 10 MARIO KART WII NINTENDO NINTENDO NINTENDO

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WiiWare

Family & Friends Party – 181 blocks

VC

Ogre Battle: The March of the Black Queen – 33 blocks

Silver (100k~200k units)

[PC] The Sims 2: Freetime
[360] Condemned: Criminal Origins
[PS2] Outrun 2006: Coast 2 Coast
[WII] Winter Sports 2008: Ultimate Challenge

Gold (200k~300k units)

[PS3] Fallout 3
[NDS] Wall-E
[PC] Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars
[360] Guitar Hero: World Tour
[NDS] Scrabble Interactive: 2007 Edition
[PSP] FIFA 2009
[WII] Guitar Hero: World Tour

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Barcelona (Spain) -Mar. 2, 2009 – Gammick Entertainment is pleased to announce the release of its first videogame for WiiWare™: Family & Friends Party! Up to 8 players, appropriate for all ages, will enjoy so much trying to succeed in every single test they have in this interactive board game.
Answering questions, guessing the mysterious word, drawing, acting, being a good duck-shooter… You need to get ready for all these things if you want to become the champion of Family & Friends Party!

How to play Family & Friends Party? Teams take turns to play. The team selected in each turn must complete a specific challenge. The challenge will be played by 1 or 2 players in the team depending on the type of challenge you have been given. Nevertheless, the other the players in the team can help and support you. You can never get enough help!

Wii-kly Update

One WiiWare Game and One Virtual Console Game Added to Wii Shop Channel

In like a lamb and out like a lion, or vice-versa? Whether March finds you digging out from a late-winter blizzard or reeling in the spring thaw, the fun is both mild and wild at the Wii™ Shop Channel. Even the littlest lambs in your household can take part in a cool new family-friendly WiiWare™ game, while strategy-loving gamers will be roaring like lions as they battle evil foes in a classic Virtual Console™ title.

Nintendo adds new and classic games to the Wii Shop Channel at 9 a.m. Pacific time every Monday. Wii owners with a high-speed Internet connection can redeem Wii Points™ to download the games. Wii Points can be purchased in the Wii Shop Channel or at retail outlets. This week’s new games are:

“[Addressing RE2] Stay tuned, we absolutely understand that these are classic games. Some announcements, that you will be very interested in [are on the way].” – Mike Webster, Capcom

This game has been on quite a few systems…The N64, the GameCube, Dreamcast. How many of you would be interested in seeing the game on Wii?

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